Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic symptoms of ciguatera disease in French Polynesian adults
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    Public Health Research Unit, Laval University Medical Research Center, CHUL, CHUQ, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:842-6. 2007
  2. pmc Cardiovascular burden and related risk factors among Nunavik (Quebec) Inuit: insights from baseline findings in the circumpolar Inuit health in transition cohort study
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 26:190-6. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Dietary sodium intake deleteriously affects blood pressure in a normotensive population
    M L Chateau-Degat
    Axe santé des populations et environnementale, Centre de Recherche du CHUL, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:533-5. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of diagnostic criteria of the metabolic syndrome in 3 ethnic groups of Canada
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    Centre for Indigenous Peoples Nutrition and Environment and School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada H9X 3V9
    Metabolism 57:1526-32. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Hypertension among the Inuit from Nunavik: should we expect an increase because of obesity?
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 69:361-72. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity risks: towards an emerging Inuit pattern
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition and Centre for Indigenous Peoples Nutrition and Environment CINE, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 70:166-77. 2011
  7. doi request reprint A comparison of the metabolic response to abdominal obesity in two Canadian Inuit and First Nations population
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    Axe santé des populations et environnementale, Centre de Recherche, Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec CRCHUQ, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:2254-60. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Dairy product intake and its association with body weight and cardiovascular disease risk factors in a population in dietary transition
    Annie Ferland
    Axe Santé des populations and Environnementale, Centre de Recherche du CHUL, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Coll Nutr 30:92-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Association between trans-fatty acids in erythrocytes and pro-atherogenic lipid profiles among Canadian Inuit of Nunavik: possible influences of sex and age
    Emilie Counil
    Public Health Research Unit, CHUL Research Centre, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Br J Nutr 102:766-76. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and subclinical atherosclerosis among Nunavik Inuit
    Martin Noel
    Unite de Recherche en Sante publique, Universite Laval, 2875 boulevard Laurier, Edifice Delta 2, bureau 600, Quebec, Québec G1V 2M2, Canada
    Atherosclerosis 221:558-64. 2012

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic symptoms of ciguatera disease in French Polynesian adults
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    Public Health Research Unit, Laval University Medical Research Center, CHUL, CHUQ, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:842-6. 2007
    ..001). Our findings suggest that several symptoms observed in the acute phase of the disease are still experienced 15 days after onset. This supports previous observations based on isolated case reports...
  2. pmc Cardiovascular burden and related risk factors among Nunavik (Quebec) Inuit: insights from baseline findings in the circumpolar Inuit health in transition cohort study
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 26:190-6. 2010
    ..However, actual sociocultural transition and related major, modifiable risk factors have scarcely been quantified in the Inuit population. Such knowledge is extremely valuable in terms of public health intervention...
  3. doi request reprint Dietary sodium intake deleteriously affects blood pressure in a normotensive population
    M L Chateau-Degat
    Axe santé des populations et environnementale, Centre de Recherche du CHUL, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:533-5. 2012
    ..05). In a normotensive population, BP shows a linear relationship with DSI. Our results emphasize the potent deleterious impact of DSI on BP...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of diagnostic criteria of the metabolic syndrome in 3 ethnic groups of Canada
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    Centre for Indigenous Peoples Nutrition and Environment and School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada H9X 3V9
    Metabolism 57:1526-32. 2008
    ..001). These 3 unique population-based samples suggest that abdominal obesity does not have a similar deleterious impact according to ethnicity, suggesting the need for an ethnic-based MetS definition...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hypertension among the Inuit from Nunavik: should we expect an increase because of obesity?
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 69:361-72. 2010
    ..This study aimed to assess the exact prevalence of HTN in Nunavik Inuit and to examine its association with other major risk factors of cardiovascular disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity risks: towards an emerging Inuit pattern
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition and Centre for Indigenous Peoples Nutrition and Environment CINE, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 70:166-77. 2011
    ..Study design. Cross-sectional study...
  7. doi request reprint A comparison of the metabolic response to abdominal obesity in two Canadian Inuit and First Nations population
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    Axe santé des populations et environnementale, Centre de Recherche, Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec CRCHUQ, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:2254-60. 2011
    ..However, the ethnic difference in the impact of abdominal obesity on insulin levels across all WCs needs to be explored further...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dairy product intake and its association with body weight and cardiovascular disease risk factors in a population in dietary transition
    Annie Ferland
    Axe Santé des populations and Environnementale, Centre de Recherche du CHUL, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Coll Nutr 30:92-9. 2011
    ..This study evaluated dairy product intake and its association with body weight and CVD risk profile among a population undergoing a dietary transition in Canada, the Nunavik Inuit...
  9. doi request reprint Association between trans-fatty acids in erythrocytes and pro-atherogenic lipid profiles among Canadian Inuit of Nunavik: possible influences of sex and age
    Emilie Counil
    Public Health Research Unit, CHUL Research Centre, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Br J Nutr 102:766-76. 2009
    ..The differential associations reported in pre- and postmenopausal women need to be reproduced in other populations and in experimental studies addressing the influence of sex hormones in response to dietary fats...
  10. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and subclinical atherosclerosis among Nunavik Inuit
    Martin Noel
    Unite de Recherche en Sante publique, Universite Laval, 2875 boulevard Laurier, Edifice Delta 2, bureau 600, Quebec, Québec G1V 2M2, Canada
    Atherosclerosis 221:558-64. 2012
    ..To evaluate subclinical atherosclerosis in Nunavik Inuit and its correlation to traditional cardiovascular disease risk factor...
  11. doi request reprint Is severe obesity a cardiovascular health concern in the Inuit population?
    Samantha Kellett
    Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Hum Biol 24:441-5. 2012
    ..Amongst the Inuit, evolution of SO remains unknown. We investigated whether the level of SO changed and whether the cardio-metabolic profile improved or deteriorated in Nunavik Inuit between 1992 and 2004...
  12. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends and epidemiological aspects of ciguatera in French Polynesia: a 10-year analysis
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    Public Health Research Unit, Laval University Medical Research Center CHUQ, Quebec, Canada
    Trop Med Int Health 12:485-92. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to report the temporal trends of the incidence of ciguatera poisoning from 1992 to 2001 in French Polynesia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Does sitting height ratio affect estimates of obesity prevalence among Canadian Inuit? Results from the 2007-2008 Inuit Health Survey
    Tracey Galloway
    Centre for Indigenous People s Nutrition and Environment, School of Dietetics and Nutrition, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Hum Biol 23:655-63. 2011
    ..Further, high SHR may help explain the reduced impact of BMI on metabolic risk factors among Inuit relative to comparison populations. This study investigates the relationship between SHR and body mass index (BMI) in Inuit...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hyperbaric oxygen therapy decreases blood pressure in patients with chronic wounds
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    Hyperbaric Medicine and Complex Wounds Unit, Research Center of Centre de Santé et Service Sociaux CSSS Alphonse Desjardins CHAU de Lévis, Levis, Quebec, Canada
    Undersea Hyperb Med 39:881-9. 2012
    ..Thus, the current study aimed to assess the effect of this type of treatment in patients administered HBO2T as an adjunct therapy for wound healing...
  15. pmc Relation between methylmercury exposure and plasma paraoxonase activity in inuit adults from Nunavik
    Pierre Ayotte
    Axe de recherche en santé des populations et environnementale, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1077-83. 2011
    ..Objectives: This study was conducted to determine whether blood mercury levels are linked to decreased plasma PON1 activities in Inuit people who are highly exposed to MeHg through their seafood-based diet...
  16. ncbi request reprint Plantar pressures, plantar forces, and their influence on the pathogenesis of diabetic foot ulcers: a review
    Jérôme Patry
    Hyperbaric Unit and Complex Wound Unit, CSSS Alphonse Desjardins Centre Hospitalier Affilié Universitaire de Lévis, Levis, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 103:322-32. 2013
    ..Different pressure variables have been described in the literature to better understand plantar tissue stress exposure. This article reviews the role of pressure and shear forces in the pathogenesis of plantar DFU...
  17. pmc Omega-3 fatty acids, polymorphisms and lipid related cardiovascular disease risk factors in the Inuit population
    Iwona Rudkowska
    Institute of Nutrition and Functional Foods INAF, Laval University, 2440, Boulevard Hochelaga, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 10:26. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Effects of perfluorooctanesulfonate exposure on plasma lipid levels in the Inuit population of Nunavik (Northern Quebec)
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    Axe santé des populations et environnementale, Research center of the Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec and Université Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada G1V 2M2
    Environ Res 110:710-7. 2010
    ..The Inuit of Nunavik are exposed to environmental contaminants through the consumption of fish and game. This diet is also a source of omega3-polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFAs) that are known to lower plasma triacylglycerols...